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Happy Birthday Inez Milholland Boissevain

Happy Birthday Inez Milholland Boissevain

  Tuesday, August 6 marks the birthday of

American Political Items Collectors Group

If you are interested in suffrage memorabilia, such as that described in Ken Florey’s new book (see link on right) then check out the American Political Items Collectors website. APIC members collect all sorts of political memorabilia, buttons, pins, flags, banners, from all different political entities.  Some collect presidential memorabilia, while others look for items […]

The Suffrage Movement on the East End of Long Island

Some of the most devoted suffragists were located on the East End of Long Island, both on the north and south forks, and much of the work of these remarkable women has been documented by Arlene Hinkemeyer of East Hampton.  Arlene has been gathering information and facts about the East End suffragists for some time, […]

Happy 100th Birthday to the Suffrage Wagon!

Happy 100th Birthday to the Suffrage Wagon!

Today, July 1, 2013, is the hundredth birthday of the famous Suffrage Wagon, the Spirit of 1776,  that carried Edna and Serena Kearns and other suffragists all over Long Island. By proclamation of the Governor, July 1 was named Suffrage Wagon Day in New York. For all the wonderful details, log onto the Suffrage Wagon News […]